Posts Tagged ‘ activism ’

New Year’s Resolutions That Benefit Animals

Karina Inkster, Personal Trainer

Get inspired by two vegan activists who are changing the world!

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Piebird Farm Sanctuary and Empowering Nonhuman Activists

Piebird Farm Sanctuary and Empowering Nonhuman Activists

We speak with Sherry and Yan of Piebird Farm Sanctuary about "vegansteading" and their animal friends. We also chat with Darren Chang about nonhumans joining us in the fight for their liberation.

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Taking Action & Building Community. Bill C-51, Zoo Protest, and Vancouver Island Vegan Association

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Why should animal defenders care about the proposed anti-terrorism bill (C-51)? We speak with a concerned citizen about her views on the matter. We also welcome the Vancouver Island Vegan Association to the west coast scene, and hear clips from last week's protest at the Greater Vancouver Zoo.

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Fuelling the Fire: Songs of Compassion, Resistance, and Liberation

by Redmer Hoekstra

100 minutes of liberation music -- for Earthlings! We dedicate this special extended episode to all the activists who keep making connections and fighting to end commodification, captivity, torture, and needless slaughter. In this show, we keep the focus on the plight of nonhuman animals, the earth in crisis, and power of speaking out and…

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Fuelling the Fire: Songs of Compassion, Resistance, and Liberation

by Redmer Hoekstra

100 minutes of liberation music -- for Earthlings! We dedicate this special extended episode to all the activists who keep making connections and fighting to end commodification, captivity, torture, and needless slaughter. In this show, we keep the focus on the plight of nonhuman animals, the earth in crisis, and power of speaking out and…

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This week we say hello to Canadian Vegan musician Alissa White-Gluz of the band Arch Enemy, and goodbye to one of our producers/hosts: Jenni Rempel. Alissa gives us the inside story on her thoughts about veganism, animal activism, her career in music, and her transition to the role of lead singer for Arch Enemy. Check…

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Will Potter: Activism is Not Terrorism

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In light of the undercover investigation at the dairy facility in Chilliwack, and the announcement that Enbridge's Northern Gateway has been approved, we thought it would be a good time to check in with acclaimed independent journalist, Will Potter (Green Is The New Red). We talk "eco-terrorism", activist repression, ag-gag, drones, movement building, and more!

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Veganomics with Nick Cooney

Veganomics by Nick Cooney

A feature interview with Nick Cooney, author of Veganomics: The Surprising Science on What Motivates Vegetarian, from the Breakfast Table to the Bedroom and the hosts discuss animal advocacy tactics.

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Dreena Burton, Vancouver based cookbook author & parent, and Jo-Anne McArthur, Toronto based animal rights photojournalist

Dreena Burton, Vancouver based cookbook author & parent, and Jo-Anne McArthur, Toronto based animal rights photojournalist

On today's show we feature interviews with two women who have worked their way to the forefront of the vegan scene in Canada. First, Dreena Burton, a Vancouver mother who released her fourth cookbook earlier this year. Second, Jo-Anne McArthur, an award-winning photojournalist whose aim is to help viewers see empathetically, through the eyes of…

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